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[Sallie Parker Willis and Family]

Description: Photograph of several members of the Willis family at 4704 (now 4804) Hillcrest Drive in Waco, TX. From left to right, Sallie Letitia Willis, Hester Beck Willis, John Todd Willis, Jr., and Clara Evans Willis are standing. Sallie Ann Parker Willis is seated in front of them.
Date: [1940..1950]
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Bride and Groom]

Description: Photograph of John T. Willis, Sr. and Clara Evans Willis on their wedding day in Waco, TX. They stand in front of tree, arm in arm. Clara Evans Willis holds a bouquet of flowers in the crook of her arm.
Date: April 29, 1917
Location Info:
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Clara Willis on Austin Avenue, Waco]

Description: Photograph of Clara Evans Willis walking down Austin Avenue in Waco. Women walk past her on the right, and cars are parked against the curb on her left. An American and a Texas flag stand behind her. Waco City Hall is in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Charlesworth, George
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Clara Willis Holding John Todd Willis, Jr.]

Description: Photograph of Clara Evans Willis holding her son, John Todd Willis, Jr. She has a gauze veil on her head, and the baby has only a blanket. She looks down at him. The photograph is housed in a brown folder which opens up and was probably meant to be used for presenting it in a household.
Date: 1921
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[A Willis Family Snowball Fight]

Description: Photograph of Lucile Evans Kendrick, Jimmie Kendrick and his brother, Clara Evans Willis, John T. Willis, Sr., and John Todd Willis, Jr. having a snowball fight. John T. Willis, Sr. aims a snowball at the woman in the foreground, who is bending down to gather snow. To the left, two boys are climbing on a miniature automobile, and in the background the woman standing straight and the boy next to her gather and throw snowballs. Houses and trees are visible in the background.
Date: 1920~
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Photograph of John, Todd, and Clara E. Willis]

Description: Photograph of Todd Willis and his parents. He stands between them, with John T. Willis, Sr. to the left, and Clara E. Willis to the right. Todd Willis has a hand on the back of his parents' necks. Clara Evans Willis has a purse over her arm and a handkerchief in her hand. They stand in front of a large bush.
Date: [1940..1950]
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Maundy Thursday Kneeler]

Description: Photograph of a Maundy Thursday Kneeler given by Todd Bradford Willis to the First United Methodist Church in Waco in memory of Clara E. and John T. Willis, Sr. A rendering of a golden chalice occupies the center of the kneeler. A cross comes up from the chalice, and it is flanked on both sides by palm branches. On the left, a green fish carries a basket of bread on its back, and to the right, a grapevine with two bunches of grapes is flanked by two blue birds. A pattern of red and gold crosses run across the top and bottom of the kneeler.
Date: 1984
Creator: Willis, T. Bradford
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Letter from John Todd Willis, Jr. to his Parents, February 4, 1944]

Description: Letter from John Todd Willis, Jr. to his parents Clara and John T. Willis, Sr. on February 4, 1944. He has gone to see Wilbur Crawford for the past few days, and the two of them have planned a camping and fishing trip to take place when the war is over. Willis asks where his cousin Jimmie Kendrick is stationed.
Date: February 4, 1944
Creator: Willis, John Todd, Jr.
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Letter from John Todd Willis, Jr. to his Parents, May 8, 1944]

Description: Letter from John Todd Willis, Jr. to his parents Clara and John T. Willis, Sr. on May 8, 1944. He wishes he could be at home with his mother, who had an operation. He looks forward to going swimming again, as it's getting hotter in Italy, and he asks after the fishing in Waco. He also mentions that his friend Wilbur Crawford is in the hospital.
Date: May 8, 1944
Creator: Willis, John Todd, Jr.
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis